Heart to Heart: Improving CVD Adherence

Non-adherence to cardiovascular medicines has become a large burden on the healthcare system budget; 30% of all prescriptions dispensed in community pharmacies are for CVD, and 20% are for hypertension. Adherence to cardiovascular medicines ranges from 11% to 83% depending on the condition being treated and medicine type. Hear the latest evidence on strategies that […]

IAHA’s Media Release

During Mental Health Week, on World Mental Health Day, Wednesday 10 October 2012, Indigenous Allied Health Australia (IAHA) calls for a comprehensive, culturally safe, interprofessional approach to mental health care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. “Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people suffer a higher burden of emotional distress and mental illness than that […]

IAHA National Conference & AGM

The Indigenous Allied Health Australia’s National Conference & AGM is now Bigger, Better & has a NEW VENUE!! From the 22-24 November at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Cnr Merivale and Glenelg Streets, South Bank, Brisbane. Registrations are still open so if you haven’t already done so, REGISTER NOW!!

IAHA’s Official Opening

IAHA hosted an Official Office Opening in Canberra on Wednesday 5th September 2012, with Ms Gai Brodtmann Federal Member for Canberra announcing on behalf of The Hon. Tanya Plibersek, MP additional funding for IAHA this financial year to undertake activities in promoting allied health careers, establishing partnerships with Medicare Locals, building relationships with Universities on […]